Events

Jun
24
Sun
Exhibition “Dans la vallée la Jogne s’expose” @ Musée de Charmey
Jun 24 – Sep 30 all-day
[:fr]Exposition « Dans la vallée la Jogne s’expose »[:en]Exhibition "Dans la vallée la Jogne s'expose"[:de]Ausstellung „Dans la vallée la Jogne s’expose“[:] @ Musée de Charmey

23 artists from the Jauntal followed the call of the “Musée de Charmey”. Photographs, sculptures, ceramics, paintings, furniture, drawings and lighting provide an overview of the various sources of inspiration for the artists of the region.

[:fr]Exposition « Dans la vallée la Jogne s’expose »[:en]Exhibition "Dans la vallée la Jogne s'expose"[:de]Ausstellung „Dans la vallée la Jogne s’expose“[:] @ Musée de Charmey

23 artists from the Jauntal followed the call of the “Musée de Charmey”. Photographs, sculptures, ceramics, paintings, furniture, drawings and lighting provide an overview of the various sources of inspiration for the artists of the region.

 

Exhibited artists

Anne-Sophie Aeby, Sonja Rosalia Bauters, Karin Biland, Tania Biland, Jean-Pierre Bochud, Fabrice Buchs, Jacques Cesa, Line Dutoit Choffet, FeruGio, Charlotte Fontaine, Viviane Fontaine, Yvette Frossard, Matuzon, Geneviève Mayor, Catherine Monème, Patricia Porchet Gabriel, François Raemy, Françoise Repond-Niquille, Jean-Bernard Riedo, Claudine Rime, Ranald Simister, Jany Slucki and Françoise Vetterli Charbaut.

 

Jul
28
Sat
Festival Rue&Vous @ Village d'Enhaut, Charmey
Jul 28 – Jul 29 all-day
Festival Rue&Vous @ Village d'Enhaut, Charmey | Val-de-Charmey | Fribourg | Schweiz

The street artists are back in Charmey this summer! This is the kid's favorite event, which will take you into the colorful and magical world of street artists. The artists will share their imagination and talent with you during their performances.

Festival Rue&Vous @ Village d'Enhaut, Charmey | Val-de-Charmey | Fribourg | Schweiz

Dates : July 28 and July 29, 2018

 

The street artists are back in Charmey this summer! This is the kid’s favorite event, which will take you into the colorful and humorous world of street artists. The artists will share their imagination and talent with you during their performances.

 

Schedule :
Shows and animations from 11:00 to 21:00 on Saturday and from 11:00 to 17:00.

 

Free admission. As always, the artists have their hats for you to donate whatever you like.
All further information on www.rueetvous.ch

Jul
31
Tue
Thematic hiking tour : make yourself a mountain soup @ Crésuz
Jul 31 @ 10h00 – 10h15
[:fr]Randonnée thématique : "De la cueillette au bol"[:en]Thematic hiking tour : make yourself a mountain soup[:de]Thematische Wanderung : eine Bergsuppe vom Pflücken kochen[:] @ Crésuz

An afternoon to discover the flora of the Prealps by picking it to taste it. Véronique, a professional mountain leader, offers a hike with a view without much difficulty on the heights of Crésuz. You will learn to recognize some plants that grow in the mountains but also to make yourself a "soupe de chalet" from your picking.

An afternoon to discover the flora of the Prealps by picking it to taste it. Véronique, a professional mountain leader, offers a hike with a view without much difficulty on the heights of Crésuz. You will learn to recognize some plants that grow in the mountains but also to make yourself a “soupe de chalet” from your picking.

 

Please note that the explanations are in French only

 

Time and place of appointment

at 10:00 hours on the place of the Church in Crésuz (return expected at 16:00 hours)

Dates
  • Saturday, June 9
  • Sunday, June 24
  • Saturday, June 30
  • Tuesday, July 31
  • Thursday August 9th
  • Sunday, August 19th
  • Saturday, September 8th
Prix
  • Adult: CHF 40
  • Children (6 to 16 years old): CHF 20
  • Free for children under 6 years old

National day at Vounetse @ Vounetse, Charmey
Jul 31 @ 18h00 – 23h45
[:fr]Fête nationale à Vounetse [:en]National day at Vounetse [:de]Der Nationalfeiertag in Vounetse[:] @ Vounetse, Charmey

Celebrate the national holiday on 31 July on the Vounetse Alp !

[:fr]Fête nationale à Vounetse [:en]National day at Vounetse [:de]Der Nationalfeiertag in Vounetse[:] @ Vounetse, Charmey

The Restaurant des Dents-Vertes in Vounetz invites you to celebrate the swiss national day on July 31, 2018 with various menus. The night will be animated by traditional music with the Compagnons Cor de Treyvaux and the quatuor Trèna Tsôthè. At night a bonfire will grant that special atmosphere of our national day. On this occasion, the cable car will be open at night until 23:00.

 

Date 

July 31 (dinner)

 

Menus 
  • Brunch : hot & cold buffet (quiches, “tartes flambées”, cold meat and fish, salads…)
  • Fondue “moitié-moitié”
  • Barbecue & röstis
  • Child menu (chicken & french fries)
  • Chief’s suggestion
  • Homemade desserts

 

Reservations required at 026 927 12 84.

Aug
1
Wed
Thematic hiking « These plants that heal » @ Charmey
Aug 1 @ 13h30 – 17h00
[:fr]Randonnée thématiques « Ces plantes qui soignent »[:en]Thematic hiking « These plants that heal »[:de]Thematische Wanderung „Diese Pflanzen, die heilen“[:] @ Charmey

Cyrille Cantin, mountain leader, guides you along an easy path between gardens and pastures to meet some wild plants that have been used by humans since the beginning of time to relieve our pain. The opportunity to discover various useful plants for health.

[:fr]Randonnée thématiques « Ces plantes qui soignent »[:en]Thematic hiking « These plants that heal »[:de]Thematische Wanderung „Diese Pflanzen, die heilen“[:] @ Charmey

Cyrille Cantin, a mountain leader, guides you along an easy path between gardens and pastures to mett some wil plants that have been used by humans since the beginning of time to relieve our pain.
The opportunity to discover various useful plants for health.

 

Please note that the explanations are in French only

 

Meeting point

13:30 hours in front of the tourist office of Charmey (return expected at 17:00 hours)

 

 

Price
  • Adult: CHF 40
  • Children (6 to 16 years old): CHF 20
  • Free for children under 6 years old

The swiss national holiday in Charmey and Crésuz @ Village d'Enhaut
Aug 1 @ 17h30 – 23h45
[:fr]La Fête nationale à Charmey et Crésuz [:en]The swiss national holiday in Charmey and Crésuz[:de]Der Nationalfeiertag in Charmey und Crésuz[:] @ Village d'Enhaut

Live the swiss national day with authenticity !

[:fr]La Fête nationale à Charmey et Crésuz [:en]The swiss national holiday in Charmey and Crésuz[:de]Der Nationalfeiertag in Charmey und Crésuz[:] @ Village d'Enhaut

Join us for the real deal on our national holiday. On July 31, the cable car and the restaurant des Dents-Vertes are open at night. Spend the evening up in the mountains and eat a tasty dinner accompanied by traditionnal swiss music and a bonfire. On August 1st, the village of Charmey comes to life ! Music, good food, fireworks and the traditionnal speech make our national holiday fun and special.

 

Dates

July 31 in Vounetse and August 1st in Charmey and Châtel – Crésuz

Download the complete program here

 

Program August 1st in Charmey 

At the Village d’Enhaut (center) 

17:30 : Opening of the party

18h30 – 20h00 : Alphorn with l’Echo des montagnes

From 20h00 : Swiss music with Landlerquartett La Berra

21h30 : Speech and national anthem

22h15 : Fireworks

Aug
4
Sat
Alpine fest @ Vounetse, Charmey
Aug 4 – Aug 5 all-day
[:fr]Fête alpestre[:en]Alpine fest [:de]Alpenfest [:] @ Vounetse, Charmey

Discover, during a weekend, the alpine traditions on the mountain Vounetse.

[:fr]Fête alpestre[:en]Alpine fest [:de]Alpenfest [:] @ Vounetse, Charmey

Discover, during a weekend, the alpine traditions. Craft market, alp-cheese making demonstration, musical and folklore animations are planned. This is the opportunity to have a good time and enjoy the magnificent view from Vounetse !

 

Dates

4th and 5th of August 2018
From 10h to 17h

 

Prices

Roundtrip in the cable car : CHF 7

 

Menu
  • Cold starters and sandwiches
  • “Soupe de chalet”
  • Fribourg region’s specialities
  • Fondue
  • “Cornettes du chalet”
  • Homemade traditional desserts

A walk to discover wild plants @ Rdv sur la place du village, Crésuz
Aug 4 @ 9h15 – 13h00
[:fr]Rando plantes sauvages[:en]A walk to discover wild plants[:de]Wilspflanzen pflücken und wandern[:] @ Rdv sur la place du village, Crésuz

This activity is available in French only.

[:fr]Rando plantes sauvages[:en]A walk to discover wild plants[:de]Wilspflanzen pflücken und wandern[:] @ Rdv sur la place du village, Crésuz

This activity is available in French only.

Fondue between sky and earth @ Télécabine de Charmey
Aug 4 @ 18h00 – 19h30
[:fr]Fondue entre ciel et terre [:en]Fondue between sky and earth[:de]Ein himmlisches Fondue [:] @ Télécabine de Charmey

Have a heavenly Fondue !

[:fr]Fondue entre ciel et terre [:en]Fondue between sky and earth[:de]Ein himmlisches Fondue [:] @ Télécabine de Charmey

Have a heavenly Fondue! This July and August, the cable car transforms itself into a restaurant. As the cable car climbs the summit of Vounetse, you can share a traditional haf-and-half fondue and marvel at the view. A truly unique experience ! The offer includes the fondue, soft drinks as well as coffee and tea.

 

Dates

Saturday 7th July

Saturday 21st July

Saturday 4th August

Saturday 25th August

 

Prices (CHF 5 discount with Magic Pass)

  • Adult (over 25 years old): CHF 39
  • Seniors: CHF 35
  • Youngster (17 to 24 years old): CHF 35
  • Junior (6 to 16 years old): CHF 29

The offer includes transport, fondue, aperitif at the lower station, coffee and tea. All other drinks as well as dessert (“meringue” and cream or pie) will be provided (cooler) and invoiced at the exit.

 

Schedules

Departure at 18h30 at the cable car.

 

Reservations can be made directly at the cable car. The company has the right to cancel these evenings in case of insufficient booking and weather conditions. 

Aug
9
Thu
Thematic hiking tour : make yourself a mountain soup @ Crésuz
Aug 9 @ 10h00 – 10h15
[:fr]Randonnée thématique : "De la cueillette au bol"[:en]Thematic hiking tour : make yourself a mountain soup[:de]Thematische Wanderung : eine Bergsuppe vom Pflücken kochen[:] @ Crésuz

An afternoon to discover the flora of the Prealps by picking it to taste it. Véronique, a professional mountain leader, offers a hike with a view without much difficulty on the heights of Crésuz. You will learn to recognize some plants that grow in the mountains but also to make yourself a "soupe de chalet" from your picking.

An afternoon to discover the flora of the Prealps by picking it to taste it. Véronique, a professional mountain leader, offers a hike with a view without much difficulty on the heights of Crésuz. You will learn to recognize some plants that grow in the mountains but also to make yourself a “soupe de chalet” from your picking.

 

Please note that the explanations are in French only

 

Time and place of appointment

at 10:00 hours on the place of the Church in Crésuz (return expected at 16:00 hours)

Dates
  • Saturday, June 9
  • Sunday, June 24
  • Saturday, June 30
  • Tuesday, July 31
  • Thursday August 9th
  • Sunday, August 19th
  • Saturday, September 8th
Prix
  • Adult: CHF 40
  • Children (6 to 16 years old): CHF 20
  • Free for children under 6 years old

Aug
12
Sun
Festival of the “patoisants” @ Vounetse, Charmey
Aug 12 all-day
[:fr]Rencontre des Amis du patois[:en]Festival of the "patoisants"[:de]Das Fest der "Patoisants"[:] @ Vounetse, Charmey | Val-de-Charmey | Fribourg | Suisse

Binvinyête! The "Patois" is a dialect spoken in the canton of Fribourg. Discover a regional curiosity and the language of our ancestors. Mass in Patois, traditional music and food on the mountain of Vounetse accessible by gondola.

[:fr]Rencontre des Amis du patois[:en]Festival of the "patoisants"[:de]Das Fest der "Patoisants"[:] @ Vounetse, Charmey | Val-de-Charmey | Fribourg | Suisse

Date : August 13, 2018

 

Binviyête!* The “Patois” is a dialect spoken in the canton of Fribourg. Discover a regional curiosity and the language of our ancestors. Mass in Patois, traditional music and food on the mountain of Vounetse accessible by gondola.

*means “welcome”

 

Program
  • 10:30 hours : religious Mass in patois
  • from 12:00 hours : meal at the Restaurant des Dents-Vertes with folklore entertainment (reservation recommended by phone at +41 (0) 26 927 12 84)

 

Prices

Roundtrip in the cablecar: CHF 7

Aug
15
Wed
Charmey Openair Cinema @ Vounetse, Charmey
Aug 15 @ 19h00 – 23h45
Charmey Openair Cinema @ Vounetse, Charmey | Val-de-Charmey | Freiburg | Schweiz

Summer evenings are ideal times to watch the sunset in the mountains. In Charmey, you can extend this pleasant moment with a movie. The cinema is located in the open air on the top of Vounetse, which can be reached by the gondola of Charmey. The projection of the films on large screen starts at 21:00 hours.

Charmey Openair Cinema @ Vounetse, Charmey | Val-de-Charmey | Freiburg | Schweiz

Date: from August 15 to 18 2018

 

Summer evenings are ideal times to watch the sunset in the mountains. In Charmey, you can extend this pleasant moment with a movie.

The cinema is located in the open air on the top of Vounetse, which can be reached by the gondola of Charmey. The projection of the films on large screen starts at 21:00 hours.

 

Please note, that all movies are shown in French.

 

The full programm will be available soon at www.charmeyopenaircinema.ch.